Published Articles

'Misleading' IVF providers put on notice

An inquiry will refer any false or deceptive conduct to consumer affairs.
20 March 2019

Labor reveals its plans for OTC oral contraceptives

The party has also pledged to tackle the problem of patchy abortion access.
06 March 2019

Women waiting up to three weeks for an abortion in SA

GP calls for reform so all GPs can prescribe medical terminations.
26 February 2019

DIY HPV testing as good as GP tests

Self-collected samples have about the same accuracy in detecting HPV, study finds.
12 December 2018

1 in 3 young women with heavy periods have underlying bleeding disorder

Study findings are a reminder to investigate the condition thoroughly.
11 December 2018

Doctors told to be wary as Zoe's Law re-emerges

If a pregnant patient has a miscarriage or stillbirth, doctors could be held liable, an expert has warned.
19 November 2018

Laser danger: Doctors slam 'risky' therapy for vaginal atrophy

Oestrogen cream is still the gold standard, according to an MJA article that says patients should avoid lasers.
05 November 2018

'Your voice has been heard' - Hunt apologises to women for mesh device scandal

'I say sorry to all of those women with the historic agony and pain that has come from mesh implantation.'
10 October 2018

New PCOS guidance aims for broader care approach

Healthy lifestyle support with a strong focus on preventing weight gain is key.
02 October 2018

Women face 6-month wait for colposcopy

The switch to a more sensitive cervical screening test is slowing investigations.
12 September 2018